Programs


Teen Programs!

 

Questions or suggestions? Contact Allyse Dolas @ 847-455-6016, ext. 233  or adolas@fppld.org.

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Unless otherwise noted, all Teen programs are for young adults ages 13-18 years old.


Oct
16
Mon
Pumpkin Decorating Contest
Oct 16 – Oct 21 all-day

Pumpkin Decorating Contest SquareAll Ages

Show us your artistic abilities in this year’s pumpkin decorating contest. Paint it, dress it, and accessorize it, but no carving! Pumpkins can be decorated & submitted individually or as a family from 10/16-10/21.

Voting will be conducted between 10/23-10/28 in person, at the Information Desk.

Rules:

  • BYOP: Bring Your Own Pumpkin
  • No carving/cutting!
  • Designs must be Family Friendly
Oct
20
Fri
Escape the Library!
Oct 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Escape the Library!

Put your Puzzle solving skills to the test and challenge our escape room! Can you escape the library?

Registration is required!

Oct
23
Mon
Scrapbooking Club
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Scrapbooking Club

Do you have a bunch of old pictures laying around? Get organized and join us each month for Scrapbooking Club! You will learn new techniques and be able to share ideas. Please bring your own photos, unfinished scrapbooks, and any materials you’d like to trade with others. This program is for teens & adults.

Oct
26
Thu
Fantastic Crafts
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Fantastic Crafts

Join us and watch Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them and make your own dragon egg. Supplies and snacks provided!

Oct
27
Fri
Anime Club
Oct 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Anime Club

Come join us at Anime Club!

Draw and paint your own manga! Snack on delicious Japanese snacks! Watch your favorite Anime!

Nov
4
Sat
Arts and Snacks
Nov 4 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Arts and Snacks

Drop in for some art! Create a masterpiece at your library. We will have all sorts of Art Suppliers available and a bunch of snacks to keep you going. This program is for adults and teens.

Nov
10
Fri
Friday Family Flicks
Nov 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Friday Family Flicks

Join us each month for a family-friendly movie! This month’s movie is Ratatouille (G):

A rat who can cook makes an unusual alliance with a young kitchen worker at a famous restaurant.

Refreshments will also be available.

Nov
13
Mon
Tabletop Gaming Club
Nov 13 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Tabletop Gaming Club

If you enjoy playing various board games then this is the program for you! Grab some friends and visit your library to play from a selection of classic and new tabletop games. This program is for teens and adults.

Nov
17
Fri
Anime Club
Nov 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Anime Club

Come join us at Anime Club!

Draw and paint your own manga! Snack on delicious Japanese snacks! Watch your favorite Anime!

Nov
18
Sat
TAB Meeting
Nov 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
TAB Meeting

The Teen Advisory Board is a place to share ideas about activities, materials, and changes to make the Library a destination for teens. Members, please join us for our bimonthly meeting. Lunch will be provided!